Deloitte National Federal Tax - Business Analyst - Partnerships in New York, New York

Description

Are you a tech visionary who wants to play a critical role in the next wave of tech innovation? At Deloitte, you will maintain a solid knowledge base of the functional capabilities of and is a Subject Matter Expert on the various areas and products of the Studio Team. Interface with clients to define and document requirements for a named set of custom developed or vendor software products.

Work you ll do

As a Business Analyst, you ll be tasked with creating documentation including requirements, user stories, acceptance criteria, feature description PowerPoint decks, user guides, process flows, wireframes and newsletters. You ll also be responsible for:

  • Assisting the Product Owner in leading, directing, and reviewing all activities associated with delivering technology products.

  • Ability to work collaboratively with Tax Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and technical teams and project managers on development projects during all phases of software development life cycle

  • Responsible for conducting Design Thinking sessions to gain insights into end user needs, Manages the Product Backlog for a Product, working with the Product Owner to prioritize requirements, define and manage scope and sprints for a project.

  • Provides operational support to tax practitioners. Configures SharePoint features in production and non-production environments. Engages with various teams to resolve problems as they arise.

The team

Partnership Solutions Group (PSG ) is a division of National Federal Tax Services (NFTS ) and is one of the fastest growing practice groups in all of Deloitte Tax. The PSG team is focused on enhancing Deloitte Tax LLP's ability to deliver comprehensive, value-added, and efficient Tax services to our clients. It is a dynamic team with professionals of varying backgrounds from tax functional, tax technical, technology development, and project management. The team consults and executes on a wide range of initiatives involving process and tool development and implementation including training development, engagement management, tool design, and implementation.

Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science or Business Administration, or relevant educational or professional experience

  • 3 years of related experience in related field. Tax industry experience is a plus.

  • Accreditation such as BA Certification.

  • Experience in process design and process improvement experience

  • Advanced written, verbal analytical and communications skills required.

  • Strong interpersonal and relationship skills

  • Basic client interaction skills

  • Ability to coordinate and work effectively with teammates, end-users and leadership

  • Ability to work in a virtual team environment

  • Ability to complete work in an acceptable timeframe and manage a variety of detailed tasks and responsibilities simultaneously and with accuracy to meet deadlines, goals, and objectives and satisfy internal and external customer needs related to the job

  • Familiarity with agile project methodology

  • Ability to write simple Microsoft SQL Server statements

  • Up to 10% travel required

Preferred:

  • Working knowledge of analytics, data management, statistics, accounting, and computer applications

  • Knowledge and experience with tax compliance systems or financial systems

How you ll grow

At Deloitte, we help you shape the future direction of your career. We offer comprehensive development planning as well as training, mentoring, and coaching to help you grow from within. From hands-on experience to increases in responsibility to rewarding teamwork, Deloitte nurtures talent by providing supportive leadership.

Benefits

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